Vision Techniques provides the latest safety equipment for Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council

The new VT Banksman Auto Braking 77ghz Radar has taken safety to the next level by warning about dangers and completely removing the risk of collision accidents for Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council.

If the radar detects something in its view, the system will give the driver an audible and visual warning. However, if the driver does not react to the alarms, the system will automatically apply the brakes, bringing the vehicle to a safe and controlled stop.

Cliff Brown, Assistant Transport Manager at Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council, said: The new Banksman Auto Braking 77ghz Radar is far superior to any other systems we have had previously. As a local authority, we are responsible for creating a safe environment for our people to work in and making our vehicles the safest they can be. The safety of road users is something we take very seriously. We have warning lightboards on our vehicles and the VT Night Sight HD cameras on a 4-camera DVR system. Their innovations enhance our fleet safety, and they always maintain excellent customer service. That’s why we partner with Vision Techniques.’

Dave Smith, General Manager at Vision Techniques, concluded: ‘Our partnership with Blackburn and Darwen Borough Council is long-standing. We’re proud to support Cliff and his team by ensuring they have the best safety features available and helping them drastically reduce the risk of accidents. The new Banksman Auto Braking 77ghz Radar system is proving outstanding compared to our previous model, and we are